Two months after the Las Vegas shooting, ATF said it has begun reviewing whether it has the authority to ban bump stocks, a device that allowed the shooter to essentially convert weapons into automatic ones, the Sacramento Bee reports. The article stated that the NRA was the reason bump stocks were legal and still are legal.
A bump-fire stock that attaches to a semi-automatic rifle to increase the firing rate is seen at Good Guys Gun Shop in Orem, Utah, October 4.
The Department and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives - which regulates firearms but not gun accessories - will determine whether the devices, which make a semi-automatic weapon perform like an automatic weapon, are illegal. Bump stocks achieved national infamy after gunman Stephen Paddock used them when he opened fire on a crowd of concertgoers in Las Vegas in early October, killing 58 people and injuring almost 500.
The agencies said in a joint statement they're looking to clarify whether certain bump stock devices can be defined as "machine guns", which are tightly regulated under federal law. The attack killed 58 people and wounded hundreds more. Though lawmakers introduced a bipartisan bill to the House of Representatives, Republicans shied away from a legislative fix and suggested a regulatory solution from the ATF would yield better results.
Warning of "extreme" fire behavior, authorities and said those fighting the Creek Fire were facing multiple difficulties. All Santa Monica-Malibu Los Angeles Unified School District schools will be closed Wednesday due to the fire.
Sources also say that Virat Kohli's family and close friends have already booked their tickets to the Italian city of Milan. Ahem! We had also informed you before that Virat's childhood coach Rajkumar Sharma too has applied for leave in December.
The sales growth rate for a stock is a measure of how the stock's sales per share (SPS) has grown over a specific period of time. The Magic Formula was introduced in a book written by Joel Greenblatt, entitled, "The Little Book that Beats the Market".
The institutional investor owned 30,854 shares of the company's stock after buying an additional 13,407 shares during the period. The company reported $0.43 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.55 by ($0.12).
Kardashian interviews her grandmother, known as MJ, in a video for her subscription-based app and website . I mean history repeats itself, I can't believe it because I was married for two months at 18.
Why does he have to link Ram Mandir with elections? "They are least bothered about the nation", Modi said. On Tuesday, hours after the hearing in the Supreme Court, BJP president Amit Shah raised the issue of Mr.
There are system optimizations as well those have brought about improvements in the audio quality, vibrations and face unlock. In related news, the Star Wars edition of the OnePlus 5T will go on sale next week in India, Sweden, Finland and Denmark.
We have no communication with the six occupants of the vehicle including the abductors and no ransom has been made. A former Minister of Sports and now Plateau State Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP ), Hon.
Customers can register their interest for the I-Pace now, with the reveal of the model likely to be in January 2018. Jaguar took a production prototype on a long-distance range test to see how far it could travel on a single charge.
Pollard is just one kickoff return touchdown away from tying the NCAA single-season mark set by Ashlan Davis of Tulsa in 2004. He joins defensive end Harold Landry, a second-team member last season, as one of 13 Eagles to ever receive the distinction.
Andrea Kaster. "There are so few side effects [to acupuncture] and it's non-addictive". That's what we would like to see, but, again, you can't really predict that.
The top tech players that paid zero Aussie tax in 2015-16
It was the third year in a row that the firm had not paid tax despite earning more than $8 billion in income over the period. The Australian Tax Office has released a report showing how much or how little companies pay their taxes.
East Midlands Weather: Cold with snow
In Illinois, however, only up to an inch of snow is expected for most, but up to 3 inches could be seen along the lakefront. It will be very windy throughout, with gales in exposure, making it feel bitterly cold and a maximum temperature of 8 °C.
New bank rules are kind without being weak
They set limits on how far banks can diverge from regulatory requirements to keep financial buffers against losses. Mario Draghi said the so-called "Basel III" reforms will improve confidence in banking systems.
Scrivanich Sells 3920 Shares of Viavi Solutions Inc
Stock's minimum price target estimates has been figured out at $9 while the maximum price target forecast is established at $17. The company has a market cap of $2,020.00, a PE ratio of 30.60, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.50 and a beta of 1.89.
Warren Moon denies sexual assault allegations
She frequently travelled with Moon for speaking engagements, charity events and other meetings, according to the lawsuit. The team announced that day it had "accepted Warren Moon's request for a leave of absence as the club's radio analyst".
Graeme Souness 'canes' Man Utd star Paul Pogba again
In what was a frustrating first hour for the Red Devils, they went 1-0 behind thanks to a goal that many believed was offside. He's got three goals this year and six assists I think it is - I know he was out injured for a bit - but that's not enough.
Chennai: Dhashwanth escapes en route to airport
Immediately, his photo was circulated to all DCPs, detection and crime branch officers and police stations across the city. Two of the four special police teams went to Mumbai, apparently on a tip-off that Daswant was interested in horse-racing.